Newsletter #5


Entries have now closed with an impressive  950 players representing 34 nations set to compete in Johannesburg next month !

The DRAWS will be online two weeks before the event.

Championship merchandise will be available online from Monday the 5th of September.

What to do when you get here

On arrival at ORT Johannesburg International Airport there will be a Welcoming Desk to help with directions to trains, busses or taxis from the airport to the various hotels and venues. This will be operational from Wednesday 21st – Friday 23rd September from 06h00 to 11h00.

For those players who arrive before the 21st September the recommended option is the Gautrain from the airport to Sandton and a taxi from there on to your hotel. The Gautrain has a ticket desk situated immediately after the Customs Desk and before you walk through into the public gallery at the International Arrivals Hall. Otherwise follow the signs to the Gautrain in the Arrivals Hall.

A reminder to all players to have identification when presenting yourself for Registration at the Country Club Johannesburg at 1 Napier Road, Auckland Park. Every player has to personally register; you cannot register a friend. Registration will be 09h00-17h00 on Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd September.

Practice courts

SH31330For courts at Wanderers and Parkview on Thursday and Friday 22nd and 23rd contact Angie Clifton-Parkes on or T +27 82 372-1265.

For players arriving before Thursday 22nd September and wanting to get onto a court: contact John van Heeswijk at Country Club on or T +27 83 402-9807.
Parkview Squash Centre

Extra Events and Extra Squash 

For those who are knocked out of the tournament there will be social singles and doubles squash on offer at the Country Club Johannesburg later in the week. CCJ boast 4 doubles courts and have the 4 oldest singles courts in South Africa which are now a National Monument.

On Monday 26th September the SA Masters Squash Association are hosting an evening at the Country Club: casual dining and cash bars together with a DJ and dancing. After 3 days of tough squash you will be able to loosen up a little…

Less than 4 weeks to go until we see you in Johannesburg – get that last minute training in – it’s not too late!

General information call  +27 84 208 9971


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One comment

  1. U have two consolation divisions if u get knocked out in quarter final do u go into one of the consolation disions what happens if in semi are ubtotally out